vSAN 6.6 Upgrade

The following will illustrate the vSAN upgrade procedure to version 6.6.  I have been slowly upgrading my lab to vSphere 6.5 and with it NSX to 6.3 and now vSAN 6.6, as always follow the official upgrade procedure here and see the vSAN 6.6 release notes here. The first step to patch my […]

NSX 6.3 Upgrade 1

Since the release of vCenter 6.5a that included support for NSX 6.3 I could finally look to upgrade my lab environment.  It is important you follow the official upgrade path for other products, for instance the Platform Service Controller (PSC) must be upgraded first.  I will be covering that in […]

Platform Service Controller – Check Replication

Platform Service Controller (PSC) can be deployed in different topologies, check the supported topologies here before deployment. I have done a few deployments now using the below topology across two sites. The following will illustrate how to check that replication between sites.  Using this method provides Enhanced Linked-Mode between vCenters. VMware KB […]

VMUG Community Presentation

Yesterday was the latest North East VMUG which I was lucky enough to be able to do a presentation.  The event was excellent with some great VMware representation and a fantastic turnout.  On the bill was VMware’s CTO Joe Baguley @JoeBaguley and Duncan Epping @DuncanYB guys that need no introduction.  As well as the […]